how to pronounce saxony


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the above transcription of saxony is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

saxony is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of saxony in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… from lower saxony in northern germany …”

meanings of saxony


  1. Saxony yarn, or flannel made of it or similar yarn.
  2. A fine soft woollen fabric.


  1. A historic realm and modern state of Germany.

saxony frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word saxony occurs in english on average 1.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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